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NBC
Oct 12, 2012 7:00am EDT
taliban for her fearless advocacy for girls' education. she remains in critical condition. the alleged mastermind of the attack, a top taliban commander, is still at large. >>> lebanese militant group hezbollah has declared that a drone downed over israel last week was theirs. israeli officials say the drone appeared to have been manufactured in iran, a longtime ally of hezbollah. >>> and a winner for this year's nobel peace prize this morning. in a unanimous decision the committee awarded this year's prize to the european union for its landmark role in history uniting the continent. the award downplays the current eurozone debt crisis, straining its 17 nations. >>> investigators searching for a missing 10-year-old girl in colorado are appealing to the public for help in finding her apparent abductor. meantime today, police expect to positive positively identify a body near the spot where jess "k" ridgeway disappeared one week ago. officials say the condition of the body has delayed identification and gave no indication of its age or gender. >>> now let's head to wall street and cnbc's
NBC
Oct 13, 2012 5:00am PDT
multiple engagements with the taliban on the battlefield. he provides covering fire from apache attack helicopters on emergency rescue missions. >> the fire power they deliver, the support they bring to the battlefield is at an incomparable level. >> reporter: harry has trained long and hard for this. even as child, it was clear he was destined for the military. his first trip to afghanistan five years ago lasted ten weeks. cut short when it became public. >> it's not painful to be here. you're doing a job, to be with such fantastic people. >> reporter: but as we know well, there is another side to the prince. he likes to party. before he headed off to afghanistan, he got caught in las vegas with his pants down -- literally. i think prince harry is already a very popular figure. sometimes his mistakes turn into his positives. people look at the las vegas escapades and think it was a soldier letting off steam before a second deployment. i think people do love this image of him really being exactly as he seems. you look at harry and you think what you see is what you get. no doubt, harry
NBC
Oct 11, 2012 4:00am PDT
head by the taliban is being transported to a better equipped hospital near islamabad, stable but conscious. people in pakistan took to the street to condemn the murder of the 14-year-old blogger. >>> the massachusetts pharmacy suspected of being the source of the current deadly meningitis outbreak settled a lawsuit five years ago after a previous meningitis death. both that pharmacy and a second drug company with the same owner have temporarily suspended operations. >>> after arguments wednesday, the supreme court is now deciding whether the university of texas went too far in considering race as a factor in student admissions. >>> and texas executed convicted rapist and child killer jonathan green last night, despite his attorney's claim green was mentally ill. >>> and now here's an early look at how wall street's going to kick off the day. the dow closed at 13,344 after slipping 128 points yesterday. the s&p fell eight. the nasdaq lost 13. >>> taking a look at overseas trading this morning, in tokyo, the nikkei was down 49 points but in hong kong the hang seng gained 79. >>> wa
NBC
Oct 10, 2012 4:00am EDT
taliban for blogging. the senior neurosurgeon tells nbc news the girl was operated on today but remains in critical condition. however, he is optimistic about her recovery. she was air lifted to a military hospital after being attacked while on a school bus in the swat valley. in washington the state department joined in the outrage. >> directing violence at children is barbaric, it's cowardly and our hearts go out to her and the others who were wounded as well as their families. >>> now to al qaeda in iraq. the terrorist group is rebuilding after last year. al qaeda has stepped up training camps in the western dessert and has increased the full of attacks in iraq in the last few months. most of the militant fighters are thought to be former prisoners who were either released by iraqi officials or escaped from jail >>> and now here's a look at some other stories making news early today in america. we're going to begin with an incredibly scary attack in a pittsburgh alley. a popular teacher was punched in the face when he passed by a group of teens. police say they don't believe
NBC
Oct 11, 2012 4:30am EDT
miles away. we, of course, will keep you updated. >>> people across pakistan stood up to the taliban taking to the streets to attempt the condemned murder of a 14-year-old girl shot in the head after blogging about girls' rights. she is reported to be out of immediate danger but doctors are considering moving her to a hospital bed in islamabad. >>> the massachusetts pharmacy considered to be the source of a deadly meningitis outbreak. they settled a lawsuit a few years ago. they have temporarily suspended operations. >>> after arguments wednesday the supreme court is now deciding whether the university of texas went too far in considering race as a factor in student admissions. >>> texas executed convicted rapist and child killer jonathan green last night despite his attorney's claim green was mentally ill. >>> russia doesn't want the u.s. to continue helping them to secure and dismantle its nuclear arsenal without changes to the deal. >>> meanwhile, russian president vladimir putin is getting some love. they starred in a video all to honor his 60th birthday. >>> and now here's an ea
NBC
Oct 14, 2012 6:00am EDT
responsibility for the attack. taliban militants have been blamed for attacks in the area. meanwhile, a 14-year-old girl shot by a taliban gunman last week continues to recover. she's been upgraded to stable and she can move her arms and togs, but it will be a long road recovery. the education advocate was shot in the neck in pakistan. >> and a brand new war memorial that was donated yesterday on the south lawn of the louden county courthouse. it features the name of four residents that were killed in iraq and afghanistan, and there's room for more names to be added if necessary. the money was donated anonymously. >> and police are on the hunt for whoever shot and killed a man at a party. police say the shooting happened outside of a house party in the 7,000 block of outing avenue. he shot and killed a man, injured another, and then took off. >>> a fight at a youth football game in pittsburgh ended in gunfire. this was in pittsburgh as the six6 and 7-year-olds were playing on the field. people there say it was a chaotic scene. >> i heard a lot of commotion and noise, but i had no idea w
NBC
Oct 11, 2012 6:00am EDT
news. >> good morning. the 14-year-old pakistani girl shot by the taliban earlier this week is now being moved from one hospital to another just outside islamabad. this is for better medical treatment. military spokesman said she's been moved to the bigger, better resourced facility. she is stable but still unconscious after a emergency surgery to remove a bullet from her neck on wednesday. the family will be traveling with her. >>> the nationals' playoff run could come to an end after just four games. they must win today to keep their season alive. the nats trail the st. louis cardinals two games to one in their national league division series. the world series champion cards blue out the nationals 8-0 in the team's first home playoff game. even with the pressure to win today, the nats are confident they can come back. >> you know, we've been playing good baseball all yearlong. we've had the best record in the major leagues for a reason. we believe in ourselves. it's just about coming out and getting it done. >> i think we're excited. it's fun to play a winner take all kind of gam
NBC
Oct 11, 2012 5:00am EDT
night and that he was too polite. >>> we're just learning the 14-year-old activist shot by taliban gunmen earlier this week could now be moved to a hospital with better medical resources. the girl's uncle tells nbc news she is still unconscious after emergency surgery wednesday to remove a bull fret her neck. the bbc is already reporting she has been moved, but her uncle says that won't happen for at least 24 hours. they are considering islamabad or dubai for treatment. >>> this morning, we're hoping to learn more about a deadly shooting just blocks from the galladet university campus. someone shot a man not far from east capital street. police have not said who the victim is or if they know why he was shot. one young woman says she was the victim's friend and is devastated. >> he was like a cousin to me. he always put a smile on my face. at the school, i would look forward to getting off the bus just for him to say something smart to me. >> the police chief says an officer just a block away heard the gunfire and found the victim. >>> another woman has come forward claiming she was
NBC
Oct 13, 2012 6:00am EDT
country. 25 others were hurt. no group has claimed responsibility, but pakistani taliban militants have staged this kind of attack in the past. >>> now to decision 2012. president obama and mitt romney are both hitting battleground states this weekend. the president will head to williamsburg, virginia today for debate camp. he is expected to stay there until tuesday where he'll then travel to new york for his second debate against romney at hofstra university. romney was also in virginia yesterday before heading to ohio. he'll travel through the buckeye state today making several campaign stops. >>> mitt romney's comments about cutting funding for public broadcasting are once again in the spotlight. two men are working on a million muppet march on the national mall. the organizers are hoping for a rally on the mall on november 3rd the saturday before the election. it's the -- in the first presidential debate romney said he would cut funding to pbs even though he loves big bird. that sparked an outpouring of support in favor of big bird. the men hope to have skits and musical performance
NBC
Oct 13, 2012 9:00am EDT
were hurt. no group claimed responsibility but pakistani taliban militants have staged such attacks in the past. >>> now to decision 2012. president obama and mitt romney are both hitting battleground states this weekend. the president will head to williamsburg, virginia today for debate camp. he is expected to stay until tuesday where he'll then travel to new york for his second debate against romney at hoft ra university. romney will travel through the buckeye state today making several stops. >>> protests in d.c. are nothing new but one proposed protest features some unusual participants. two men are planning a rally called the million muppet march. in the first presidential debate romney said he would cut funding to pbs even though he loves big bird. that sparked an outpouring of support in favor of big bird. the men are hoping for a rally on the mall november 3rd the saturday before the election and they're planning to have skits and musical performances featuring the muppets during that rally. and it will be a rocking good time in ohio next week as the boss will meet up with a
CSPAN
Oct 12, 2012 6:00am EDT
me, the taliban is inside of the building, referring to this building. um, pat said he found that comment surprising. but i would think that feelings would run a little bit stronger than just surprising, considering a comment like that suggests there's some kind of a conspiracy within the state department or within the diplomatic security office to deny people the protection, the security that they need or that, in fact, there are people inside this building who would wish harm on their colleagues. do you have anything that you want to say about b what mr. nordstrom said? >> i think that the way undersecretary kennedy responded to your question was absolutely appropriate and extremely dignified, if i can put it that way, and well represented this department when he said that he and all of us are extremely and extraordinarily proud of what diplomatic security does every day around the world, that these are people who are the best of the best, they are extraordinary professionals. but that particular comment was surprising. >> well, it -- >> i can't improve on that, matt. >> you can
NBC
Oct 12, 2012 6:00am PDT
tragic scene in the middle east. the taliban attacking a 14-year-old girl and shooting her. >> we'll tell you what doctors are saying about her chances of survival. >>> we'll also take you back to san francisco. this is a live look. a fire is ranging at the squat and gobble restaurant. this has evolved into a four-alarm fire. this is south of golden gate bridge park. firefighters having a very tough time. this one is very much out of control. we'll be there live to give you an update. ♪ we were skipping stones and letting go ♪ [ female announcer ] nature valley granola bars, rich dark chocolate, toasted oats. perfect combinations of nature's delicious ingredients, from nature valley. ♪ nature valley granola bars, nature at its most delicious. crispy granola, layered with creamy peanut butter or rich dark chocolate flavor. 90 calories. 100% natural. and nature...approves. granola thins. from nature valley. nature at its most delicious. >>> we take you back live to our breaks news that we're following in san francisco. live pictures of a restaurant that has caught fire. the call came
CSPAN
Oct 10, 2012 11:00pm EDT
was damaged by taliban militants who fired rockets at it while parked at bagram airfield in afghanistan. dempsey was unharmed and away from his plane at the time. general dempsey is a 1974 graduate of west point. he and his wife who were high school sweethearts have three children who have all served in the united states army and seven grandchildren. the chairman is also itself describes a notch or irish pub kind of guy who loves to sing at official functions. among his hits all available on youtube are christmas in colonie, the sesame street theme, and despite being from new jersey, new york new york. it is my pleasure to welcome general martin dempsey, the melodious chairman of the joint chiefs of staff or go up co. >> well i did hear you get a little roughed up when you come to these events. although i will say the last time i was in this room i was actually surrounded by the muppets. [laughter] thanks, theresa. there is a tradition in the calvary cord, i am a cavalryman by background and a calvary man at heart, that we call this for right. in the early days anew cavalry
CSPAN
Oct 11, 2012 11:00pm EDT
ahead by the taliban extremist on her way home from school. because she stood up to the taliban when they took over and ordered all girls' schools to be closed down. she revealed that this was like her writings with life under the brutal control that education end would prevail. we cannot let her or her courageous action be forgot 10. or those in afghanistan to face threats from the taliban as they go to school. the combined forces of the eight year-old organization dedicated to a dancing rates around the world. learning high school and medical students learn about human rights with schools and communities to ensure every girl has access to quality education. to insure grows are seen and heard, today with the international partners calls school assemblies, even a flash mobs that grand central station for challenges girls face around the world. and said teacher advisers are here. please stand up where you are sitting. from thomas jefferson high school for science and technology. >> georgetown day school school, albert einstein high-school. [applause] schools without walls. [applause]
CSPAN
Oct 12, 2012 11:00pm EDT
-taliban parties controlled two out of four of pakistan's provinces, and in 2008, they got 2% of the vote losing control, and they lost control because they had not delivered. how would you see the fortunes? you sort of addressed that in the opening remarks, but is it too large a movement to make a general prediction of them? they obviously got 25% of the vote implying they are doing well in lots of parts of egypt. how would you assess their political prospects or too early to tell? >> it is too early to tell. we don't know what's happening with the parliament right now. they can say, well, we didn't get ministries or give us any power. with that said, what can they deliver? i mean, they're not going to be able to reform egyptian society. the things they want, the things they want to put in the constitution are just shocking that you can't -- you can't have any type of insulting to anything that has to do with religion in the country or whatnot. the structures they want to impose in society that people are not really going to go for that, and they are not going to be able to also --
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